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Picture quote by Marcel Proust about gratitude

Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. ⏤ Marcel Proust

Picture quote about food

Growing you own food is like printing your own money!

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Best gardening quotes

What are the best gardening quotes? Best quotes about gardening of all times. Some of the top sayings that are gardening are here to read and remember. Access the best gardening quotations. Top gardening sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy most famous quotes that are gardening and bookmark favorite ones.

Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.

Luther Burbank, environmentalist

A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.

Doug Larson, cartoonist

Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr., author

I don't like formal gardens. I like wild nature. It's just the wilderness instinct in me, I guess.

Walt Disney, cartoonist

A garden requires patient labor and attention. Plants do not grow merely to satisfy ambitions or to fulfill good intentions. They thrive because someone expended effort on them.

Liberty Hyde Bailey, scientist

Help us to be ever faithful gardeners of the spirit, who know that without darkness nothing comes to birth, and without light nothing flowers.

May Sarton, poet

Everything that slows us down and forces patience, everything that sets us back into the slow circles of nature, is a help. Gardening is an instrument of grace.

May Sarton, poet

If you build up the soil with organic material, the plants will do just fine.

John Harrison, inventor

There is no gardening without humility. Nature is constantly sending even its oldest scholars to the bottom of the class for some egregious blunder.

Alfred Austin, poet

Rock 'n' Roll, no roses or gardening.

Tina Charles, musician

What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

Use plants to bring life.

Douglas Wilson, entertainer

It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring, who reaps a harvest in the Autumn.

B. C. Forbes, journalist

A man has made at least a start on discovering the meaning of human life when he plants shade trees under which he knows full well he will never sit.

D. Elton Trueblood, educator

I loved to get all dusty and ride horses and plant potatoes and cotton.

Dorothy Malone, actress

But if each man could have his own house, a large garden to cultivate and healthy surroundings - then, I thought, there will be for them a better opportunity of a happy family life.

George Cadbury, businessman

I have to keep up with the scientific literature as part of my job, but increasingly I found myself reading things that weren't really relevant to my academic work, but were relevant to gardening.

Ken Thompson, scientist

When a finished work of 20th century sculpture is placed in an 18th century garden, it is absorbed by the ideal representation of the past, thus reinforcing political and social values that are no longer with us.

Robert Smithson, artist

I plant a lot of trees. I am a great believer in planting things for future generations. I loathe the now culture where you just live for today.

Penelope Keith, actress

My hobbies are cooking and gardening, especially growing orchids. I love soccer, my husband and I support a British team called Chelsea, and I also enjoy tennis. We have 3 cats.

Juliet Mills, actor

The secret of improved plant breeding, apart from scientific knowledge, is love.

Luther Burbank, environmentalist

The space and light up there in Norfolk is wonderfully peaceful. I find myself doing funny things like gardening, and cooking, which I rarely do in London.

Jeremy Northam, actor

If a tree dies, plant another in its place.

Carolus Linnaeus, scientist

Garden as though you will live forever.

William Kent, architect

It is like the seed put in the soil - the more one sows, the greater the harvest.

Orison Swett Marden, writer

A person cannot love a plant after he has pruned it, then he has either done a poor job or is devoid of emotion.

Liberty Hyde Bailey, scientist

All gardening is landscape painting.

William Kent, architect

Gardening is how I relax. It's another form of creating and playing with colors.

Oscar de la Renta, designer

A garden must combine the poetic and he mysterious with a feeling of serenity and joy.

Luis Barragan, architect

We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden he was put there so that he should work, which proves that man was not born to rest.

Voltaire, writer

I'm not surfing much anymore, but I love hiking and gardening, and I'm always wearing a hat and sunblock.

Carolyn Murphy, model

Gardens are not made by singing 'Oh, how beautiful,' and sitting in the shade.

Rudyard Kipling, writer

The best place to find God is in a garden. You can dig for him there.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

In search of my mother's garden, I found my own.

Alice Walker, author

A garden is a complex of aesthetic and plastic intentions; and the plant is, to a landscape artist, not only a plant - rare, unusual, ordinary or doomed to disappearance - but it is also a color, a shape, a volume or an arabesque in itself.

Roberto Burle Marx, environmentalist

Plants that wake when others sleep. Timid jasmine buds that keep their fragrance to themselves all day, but when the sunlight dies away let the delicious secret out to every breeze that roams about.

Thomas Moore, poet

The love of gardening is a seed once sown that never dies.

Gertrude Jekyll, celebrity

I don't hold that everybody has to love fashion. Some people like gardening.

Steven Cojocaru, critic

What a man needs in gardening is a cast-iron back, with a hinge in it.

Charles Dudley Warner, journalist

I think this is what hooks one to gardening: it is the closest one can come to being present at creation.

Phyllis Theroux,

Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them.

A. A. Milne, author

I've never really understood the criticism that climbing is inherently selfish, since it could equally be argued about virtually any other hobby or sport. Is gardening selfish?

Alex Honnold, rock climber

The earth is rocky and full of roots; it's clay, and it seems doomed and polluted, but you dig little holes for the ugly shriveled bulbs, throw in a handful of poppy seeds, and cover it all over, and you know you'll never see it again - it's death and clay and shrivel, and your hands are nicked from the rocks, your nails black with soil.

Anne Lamott, author

Cooking, decorating, diet/self-help and gardening books are guilty pleasures and useful time fillers.

Hillary Clinton, politician

By plucking her petals, you do not gather the beauty of the flower.

Rabindranath Tagore, poet

The flower which is single need not envy the thorns that are numerous.

Rabindranath Tagore, poet

To see a world in a grain of sand and heaven in a wild flower Hold infinity in the palm of your hand and eternity in an hour.

William Blake, poet

Trees and plants always look like the people they live with, somehow.

Zora Neale Hurston, dramatist

Weather means more when you have a garden. There's nothing like listening to a shower and thinking how it is soaking in around your green beans.

Marcelene Cox,

Show me your garden and I shall tell you what you are.

Alfred Austin, poet

The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but the soul.

Alfred Austin, poet

I put quite a few trees in last autumn. A lot of silver birch and a couple of native trees - just generally doing gardening, putting plants in and hedges in. It takes quite a lot of time and I love it.

Sean Bean, actor

I love a lot of things, and I'm pretty much obsessive about most things I do, whether it be gardening, or architecture, or music. I'd be an obsessive hairdresser.

Gates McFadden, actress

He plants trees to benefit another generation.

Caecilius Statius, poet

I am sure that if you plant the trees back again, it will do nothing but good.

Michael Fish, celebrity

My neighbour asked if he could use my lawnmower and I told him of course he could, so long as he didn't take it out of my garden.

Eric Morecambe, comedian

I do some of my best thinking while pulling weeds.

Martha Smith, actress

One lifetime is never enough to accomplish one's horticultural goals. If a garden is a site for the imagination, how can we be very far from the beginning?

Francis Cabot Lowell, businessman

When people will not weed their own minds, they are apt to be overrun by nettles.

Horace Walpole, author

Overall, the anarchy was the most creative of all periods of Japanese culture for in it there appeared the greatest landscape painting, the culmination of the skill of landscape gardening and the arts of flower arrangement, and the No drama.

J. M. Roberts,

To dwell is to garden.

Martin Heidegger, philosopher

My hobby is gardening, I love it, it's my main hobby. I like being at home and I'm very happy being in my house, I love cooking.

Susan Hampshire, actress

I grow plants for many reasons: to please my eye or to please my soul, to challenge the elements or to challenge my patience, for novelty or for nostalgia, but mostly for the joy in seeing them grow.

David Hobson, author

I love decorating my home. I'm a gardener too, so that's usually something I have to play catch up with.

Suzy Bogguss, musician

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